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What to do when you first meet the team you’re coaching

How do you approach first contact with a team you are about to coach? This was the question I posed at Agile Coach Camp Melbourne, where I facilitated a session on this topic. 886 more words


The 6 Values (and 4 Benefits) of Agile Marketing - Whiteboard Friday

Posted by AgileJimYou’ve probably heard of agile processes in regards to software development. But did you know those same key values can have a huge impact if applied to marketing, as well? 143 more words

How to supercharge a workshop with Learning Maps

I’m sure we have all been to many workshops and the first thing a facilitator presents is the agenda for the day. If you are lucky this might be on a flip chart or even worse its powerpoint slide 1 of 100. 303 more words


Agile in Chile: A perspective by Mario Lucero

How’s agile doing in South America? Hear from an agile coach in Chile.

Mario Lucero discusses his work, the ecosystem, and trends in agile.

I also asked Mario what he thinks about the future of the Scrum Master role. 29 more words


Three things that helped us in our agile transformation

You might have heard/read a lot about transformation to Agile from Waterfall (or any other) Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC). While what you are going to read below is probably nothing new, I’m sharing my perspective on things that helped us in our product transition from waterfall to agile. 664 more words


The Machine & The Agile Mechanic (2/8)

Not so long ago, I was struggling with some serious productivity issues:

  • Too many projects on my mind and no way to manage them all at once without going insane.
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